North Carolina Central vs Winthrop

NC Central 64, Winthrop 57

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ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) - Jeremy Ingram scored 22 points Wednesday night to lead North Carolina Central to a 64-57 victory over Winthrop.

North Carolina Central (7-7), leading 27-24 at halftime, outscored Winthrop (6-6) 37-33 in the second half. North Carolina Central took a 44-29 lead before Derrick Henry and Larry Brown got Winthrop back in it.

Henry came off the bench to score 16 points. Brown, the only Winthrop starter in double figures, had a career-high 15.

Ingram's 22 points came on 4 treys in 6 3-point attempts. He finished 5 of 8 from the floor, but his free-throw shooting was critical. Ingram went 8 for 8 at the stripe.

Stanton Kidd added 14 points for North Carolina Central and Ray Willis had 10.

North Carolina Central had a decisive edge in 3-point shooting, making 8 of 17 from beyond the arc. Winthrop was just 2 of 10 on treys.

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Scoreboard
North Carolina Central (7-7) «273764
Winthrop (6-6)243357

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North Carolina Central Eagles
S. Kidd, F405-103-481314
D. Williams, F60-00-00010
J. Ingram, G375-88-812422
R. Willis, G292-75-601310
E. Chapman, G220-02-24532
K. Jawara294-60-04248
D. Ferguson182-30-03215
A. Houston150-20-01100
A. Galaya41-20-00003
Totals 19-3818-2023141964
 50%90% 
Winthrop Eagles
L. Brown, F346-103-770515
J. Jerome, F302-61-23235
J. Bourne, F172-22-20036
G. Gamble, G303-63-52309
R. King, G70-00-01000
A. Smith331-62-23435
D. Henry306-133-312316
S. Johnson140-21-24001
S. Diop50-00-00010
Totals 20-4515-2326111857
 44.4%65.2% 
MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.C. A&T0-06-5137
Beth.-Cook.0-05-7337
Morgan St.0-04-6169
N.C. Central0-05-8307
Hampton0-04-8293
S.C. State0-04-9314
Md.-E. Shore0-03-9214
Savannah St.0-03-10209
Delaware St.0-02-10347
Howard0-02-10329
Norfolk St.0-01-10318
Florida A&M0-01-13299
Coppin St.0-00-11303

Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Liberty0-08-3201
Winthrop0-06-4180
Presbyterian0-06-5250
UNC-Ash.0-06-5160
Campbell0-05-5313
Radford0-05-5141
Char. So.0-04-5326
High Point0-04-6305
Gardner-Webb0-04-8278
Longwood0-03-8349
 
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LOU 80
NEB 44 Final
OHST 70
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BUTL 70
DUKE 67 Final
DAVID 50
RUT 53 Final
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ILL 61 Final
PUR 68
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SDSU 72